Übersetzung von “abuse” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

abuse

noun uk /əˈbjuːs/ us /əˈbjus/

[ no plural ] the act of using something for the wrong purpose in a way that is bad

abuso
drug abuse
alcohol abuse
the abuse of power

[ no plural ] the act of being violent or cruel to another person

abuso
child abuse

[ no plural ] rude words said to someone

insultos
The crowds were shouting abuse at him.

an occasion when the law or someone’s rights are not respected

abuso
human rights abuses
verb uk /əˈbjuːz/ us /əˈbjuz/ present participle abusing, past tense and past participle abused

to be cruel and violent with someone

abusar, maltratar
Some of the women were abused by their husbands.

to use something for the wrong purpose in a way that is bad

abusar de
He abused drugs for many years.

to say rude words to someone

insultar
The crowd started abusing him.

(Übersetzung von “abuse” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)